Treasure Island

Edward Kofi Louis

(13th October 1961 / Accra, GHANA)

Climb Up High


With all respect to trace the muse of your history,
And like a groomed politician with a broom.

I am from a culture out there to play the flute of love tonight,
And you are from a culture out there to play the pipe with me;
But, do climb up high to the top of the tree if you can! !
Then, you can understand who i am in this village.

Submitted: Friday, February 22, 2013
Edited: Friday, February 22, 2013
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William Ofori-Attah,
Dr. J.B. Danquah,
Edward Akufo-Addo;

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